Five Women to Watch in 2022

As the year winds down and we look ahead to 2022, gsport has chosen five women in Lydia Monyepao (pictured), Miné de Klerk, Mpumi Manyisi, Nonkululeko Mlaba and Simoné Kruger who all have what it takes to rise to a winning 2022 #GoGirls!

As the year winds down and we look ahead to 2022, gsport has chosen five women in Lydia Monyepao, Miné de Klerk, Mpumi Manyisi, Nonkululeko Mlaba and Simoné Kruger who all have what it takes to rise to a winning 2022 #GoGirls!

Cara Hendricks Living Her American Dream

Former TuksSport athlete, Cara Hendricks, is looking forward to achieving her international football dream, recently scoring a sought-after scholarship to study at Tennessee Wesleyan University through the Aspire Atlantic Scholarship in the United States. Photo: Supplied

Former TuksSport athlete, Cara Hendricks, is looking forward to achieving her international football dream, recently scoring a sought-after scholarship to study at Tennessee Wesleyan University through the Aspire Atlantic Scholarship in the United States #SundayRead

Legendary Rocco Meiring Developing Future SA Swimming Stars

Tuks Swimming Head Coach, Rocco Meiring, is a force to be reckoned with as he has elevated the careers of local swimmers and vouches to continue playing his part to develop the next generation. Photo: TuksSport (Facebook)

Legendary South African swimming coach, Rocco Meiring, has over the years elevated the careers of local swimmers and is determined to produce the next generation, which currently includes champion swimmers Tatjana Schoenmaker and Kaylene Corbett. #BestMan

Monyepao: A Sports Leader on the Rise

TuksSport Deputy Director, Lydia Monyepao, is chasing big leadership dreams after recently making the shortlist for the South African Football Association CEO post. Photo: Reg Caldecott

Former Banyana Banyana player turned corporate star, Lydia Monyepao, is a sports leader on the rise. Recently making the shortlist for the SAFA CEO position has inspired this change maker to dream bigger, as she tells Celine Abrahams.

Best Man: Steven Ball Punts Equal Opportunities at TuksSport

TuksSport Director and acting High-Performance CEO, Steven Ball, officially takes up office on 1 March, 2021. Photo: TuksSport (Twitter)

Newly-appointed TuksSport Director and acting HPC CEO, Steven Ball, plans to elevate the university’s system to provide all athletes with equal opportunities. He chats about his journey and aspirations for Olympic-bound student-athletes.

Ursula Grobler Retires from Competitive Rowing

Olympian and World Championship rowing bronze medallist, Ursula Grobler, has called it a day on her rowing career at the age of 40. Photo: Ursula Grobler (Supplied)

Olympian and World Championship rowing bronze medallist, Ursula Grobler, has officially retired from competitive rowing. The trailblazer will now be focussing on her life post-retirement.

Shannon Gardiner Targets Successful Comeback

Rhythmic Gymnast, Shannon Gardiner, is hoping to get back in top shape after suffering a knee injury that almost ended her already sparkling career. Photo: Supplied

Youth Olympic Rhythmic Gymnast, Shannon Gardiner, is targeting a successful comeback after suffering a knee injury, which hampered her chances of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics. She chats to Celine Abrahams about her journey, studying Law and plans to grow gymnastics in South Africa.

Gauteng Throngs to Women in Sport Policy Roadshow

Leading women’s sport voice and facilitator at Sport and Recreation SA’s Women in Sport Policy roadshow, Dr Pam Serra, reflects on a significant session to advance women’s sport in the country